Posted on Mar 31 2015 - 4:00am
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Google snatched a star as its new chief finance officer. Ruth Porat left her CFO position at Morgan Stanley to become the newest Googler. Her compensation package amounts to $70 million plus stock and cash deal from the number search engine company. Porat’s salary is actually lower at Google, at $650,000 it is lower than the $1 million from Morgan Stanley. But she will get a $5 million signing bonus...

Posted on Mar 31 2015 - 3:54am
Comments Off on China’s Central Bank Governor Cautions about Deflation

Zhou Xiaochuan, China’s central bank governor, cautioned on Sunday that the country needs to be aware of deflation. After the governor’s statement, policymakers are closely watching receding commodity prices and a global economic slowdown. Zhou’s statements are likely to add to worries about China’s potential slippage into deflation and accentuate growing wariness among policymakers as the...

Posted on Mar 31 2015 - 3:46am
Comments Off on Facebook Steps Up Services for Marketers, Businesses, Advertisers at F8 2015

Facebook has evolved from an online community where members post photos, get updates from friends, and send messages to friends. The Menlo Park, California-based tech company is branding itself as the online destination for providing all mobile wants and needs, from customer support to gaming. “Facebook has really evolved in how we connect the world,” Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg stated, “Facebook used to be this single blue app that did a lot of different apps. Now Facebook is a family of apps.” To attain one or...